Sep 19, 2021  
Graduate Studies Catalog 2020-2021 
    
Graduate Studies Catalog 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar


On-Campus Programs

  FL 2020 INT FT 2021 INT M1 2021 SP 2021
  202010 202020 202020 202030
Orientation for Graduate Students 13-Aug     21-Jan
Classes start 17-Aug 21-Dec 4-Jan 27-Jan
Last Day to drop/no grade with refund* 16-Sept 28-Dec 7-Jan 26-Feb
Last Day to register Comprehensive Exams 18-Sept     26-Feb
Spring Break begins  
 
  13-Mar
Classes resume after Spring Break       22-Mar
Easter Break begins       01-Apr
Classes resume after Easter Break       06-Apr
*Classes run on Monday Schedule       07-Apr
Winter Holidays  
24, 25 and 31-Dec;
1-Jan; 
18-Jan
18-Jan  
Graduate Comprehensive Exams 17-Oct     27-Mar
Last day to withdraw/ “W” Grade 30-Oct 19-Jan 19-Jan 16-Apr
Last Day to submit theses, scholarly papers 30-Oct     16-Apr
Last Day of classes 18-Nov 26-Jan 26-Jan 14-May
Reading Day, no scheduled classes 19-Nov      
Final Examinations begin 20-Nov     17-May
Last day of term 25-Nov 28-Jan 28-Jan 21-May
Degree conferral/Graduate Commencement 31-Dec 31-Jan 31-Jan 29-May
Memorial Day Holiday       31-May

Summer 2021

  Full M1 M2 M6 M10
Session Classes Start 24-May 1-Jun 6-Jul 24-May 1-Jun
Last day to drop/no grade with refund* 23-Jun 4-Jun 9-Jul 27-May 21-Jun
Holiday, No class 31-May; 3-5-Jul       3-5-Jul
Last day to withdraw /”W” Grade 30-Jul 21-Jun 26-Jul 28-Jun 30-Jul
Last day to register Comprehensive Exams 18-Jun        
Graduate Comprehensive Exams 10-Jul        
Last day for theses, scholarly papers 30-Jul        
Final Exams, if any 28-Aug 26-Jun 31-Jul 7-Aug 7-Aug
Session Ends 27-Aug 28-Jun 02-Aug 02-Jul 9-Aug
Final Grades Due by 3:00pm 30-Aug 07-Jul 12-Aug 7-Jul 12-Aug
Degree conferral 31-Aug 31-Aug 31-Aug 31-Aug 31-Aug

* See refund schedule  

 


Calendars for Online Graduate Programs

Online Programs: Accountancy, Business Administration, Business Analytics, Finance, Health Administration, Health Informatics, Human Resources Management, Educational Administration, and Curriculum & Instruction

Online Eight Week Sessions

Common Dates for Special 2020-2021 Terms
 

Applications for Degree Deadlines:
Fall and Intersession Oct 31, 2020
May Jan 31, 2021
August June 30, 2021
Click here to Apply for degree
Degree Conferral Dates:  
Fall 31-Dec
Intersession 31-Jan
Spring- COMMENCEMENT 29-May
Summer 31-Aug

Online Special Fall 2020 - 202015

Part of Term 2A 2B
CLASSES START 31-Aug 26-Oct
Last day to drop/no grade with refund* 16-Sept 11-Nov
Last day to withdraw/”W” grade 13-Oct 8-Dec
Last day of term 25-Oct 20-Dec

Online Special Spring 2021 - 202035

Part of Term 2A 2B
CLASSES START 11-Jan 8-Mar
Last day to drop/no grade with refund* 27-Jan 24-Mar
Last day to withdraw/”W” grade 23-Feb 20-Apr
Last day of term 7-Mar 2-May

Online Special Summer 2021 - 202045

Part of Term 2A 2B
CLASSES START 3-May 28-Jun
Last day to drop/no grade with refund* 19-May 14-Jul
Last day to withdraw/”W” grade 15-Jun 10-Aug
Last day of term 27-Jun 22-Aug

 

MBA Online Modules: Four week sessions

Special Fall 2020-202015

Part of Term 4A 4B 4C 4D
CLASSES START 31-Aug 28-Sept 26-Oct 23-Nov
Last day to drop/ no grade with refund* 3-Sept 1-Oct 29-Oct 26-Nov
Last day to withdraw/ “W” grade 20-Sept 18-Oct 15-Nov 13-Dec
Last day for term 27-Sept 25-Oct 22-Nov 20-Dec

 

Online Special Spring 2021 - 202035

Part of Term 4A 4B 4C 4D
CLASSES START 11-Jan 8-Feb 8-Mar 5-Apr
Last day to drop/ no grade with refund* 14-Jan 11-Feb 11-Mar 8-Apr
Last day to withdraw/ “W” grade 31-Jan 28-Feb 28-Mar 25-Apr
Last day of term 7-Feb 7-Mar 4-Apr 2-May

Online Special Summer 2021 - 202045

Part of Term 4A 4B 4C 4D
CLASSES START 3-May 31-May 28-Jun 26-Jul
Last day to drop/ no grade with refund* 6-May 3-Jun 1-Jul 29-Jul
Last day to withdraw/ “W” grade 23-May 20-Jun 18-Jul 15-Aug
Last day of term 30-May 27-Jun 25-Jul 22-Aug

* See refund schedule  

Application for Degree

Students expecting to complete degree requirements for a spring graduation must make formal application online through their Self-Service account in the University portal, my.scranton.edu by January 31st. Students who are expecting to complete degree requirements for an August graduation date must apply by June 30th; students who are expecting to complete degree requirements for a December or January graduation date must apply by October 31st. More information can be found on the Commencement webpage at www.scranton.edu/commencement.